Tag: Sports

Is Your Sports Team Your Idol?

This week I heard a preacher suggest that our sports teams could be our idols. He was referring to the ten commandments.  He was talking about the one that says: Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven...

Resources for Georgia High School Football fans

If you’re like me and you are a fan of Georgia High School Football, you will need to arm yourself with the necessary tools to obtain information throughout the season.  I remember the days when my ONLY source of high school football news was the local newspaper or the...

Nashville XSQL Team Name Announced

In October, the public address announcer will introduce the Nashville Bootscooters as the city’s newest sports team joining the Predators, Titans and Sounds. Fans picked the name “Bootscooters” in a landslide name-the-team voting.  The Bootscooters took 94 percent of the votes.  No other name came close. “I think the...

Have You Bowled Lately?

Yes I’m going to talk about bowling. Don’t zone out on me yet. I know some people think of bowling as a boring sport.  What other sport can you play it and eat nachos between frames? Yesterday I went to a bowling alley for the first time since I...

Friday Flashback: The Best Job I Ever Had

I have had many interesting jobs throughout my life.  I have been in the military, worked as a private investigator and my current job as a litigation technology specialist but there was one job experience I will never forget. I couldn’t believe it when I received the rejection letter for...

Why Does Sports Matter So Much?

It has been two days since the Atlanta Falcons’ heartbreaking loss to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI.   I am still trying to emotionally recover from it. Yeah, I know how silly that sounds.  It’s “just” a dumb game right?   It’s “just” sports.  I have repeated that...